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Bayou Lacombe US 190 Bridge (Old)

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Lacombe Bridge (September 1929)

The previous bridge on US 190 in Lacombe, pictured in September 1929.

The Times-Picayune, September 8, 1929, sec. 3, p. 1

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BH Photo #467807

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Description 

The original bridge across Bayou Lacombe on US 190 was a steel swing bridge located just upstream from the present bridge.

Upon its replacement in 1938, parts of this bridge were reused in a bridge across Bayou Bonfouca on what is now LA 433.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Bayou Lacombe on US 190
Location
Lacombe, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1916; replaced 1938
Design
Steel swing span
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.31410, -89.93728   (decimal degrees)
30°18'51" N, 89°56'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/217541/3357247 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88534 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 3, 2020: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • March 16, 2020: New photo from Roger Collins
  • March 14, 2020: Added by Roger Collins

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler